You have seen many talented actors in Bollywood. Sometimes, just talent is not enough to get success in the entertainment industry. Many Bollywood actors failed to get the same name and fame like other stars because Bollywood doesn’t utilize their talent well.
There is a list of actors in Bollywood who are talented from the perspective of the Audience but missed out by Bollywood directors completely.
Check out these 12 actors whose talent was not used wisely in Bollywood.
1. Jaaved Jaaferi
Javed Jaaferi is a star kid, he is the son of Jagdeep who started his career with Subhash Ghai’s Meri Jung.
He got fame with the dance reality show ‘Boogie Woogie’. Jawed never got success with playing lead roles in movies, but he is a very talented actor.
2. Isha Sharvani
The dance actor Isha Sharvani wasn’t lucky enough to get the attention of Bollywood directors. She started her career with Shubhah Ghai’s Kisna opposite Vivek Oberoi.
She has been part of a few good projects in Bollywood as well as regional films. However, she got lost in a sea of pretty faces.
3. Ashutosh Rana
Ashutosh Rana is one of the most versatile actors in Bollywood. He has done many character roles as well as negative characters.
It felt sad that the actor didn’t get immense popularity like in the Bollywood what he deserved for his iconic performances.
4. Riteish Deshmukh
Riteish Deshmukh was always considered a good actor but failed to give a solo hit film.
actor is very noticeable in every movie he featured like Dhamaal, Apna Sapna Money Money, and many more.
5. Chandrachur Singh
Chandrachur Singh had done many hit films in the late 90s. His hit movies include Kya Kehna, Josh, and Daag: The Fire.
However, the actor didn’t get good offers for films. He was last seen in Mira Nair’s The Reluctant Fundamentalist where he also sang a ghazal.
6. Shreyas Talpade
Shreyas Talpade is a brilliant actor and he always proves his talent whenever he got the chance. He started his Bollywood career with Nagesh Kukunoor’s Iqbal and starrer alongside Shah Rukh Khan in Om Shanti Om.
After making a few bad choices in script selection he was almost out of the league. Later on, he was part of multi-starrer movies like Golmaal series and Housefull 2.
7. Rahul Bose
Rahul Bose is also known as a favorite sone of Indian independent cinema. Rahul has a fair share of films with top directors ranging from Aparna Sen to Dev Benegal, and many more.
The actor has proved his capabilities in many movies. Lately, Bollywood doesn’t know what to do with him and he didn’t get many offers from Bollywood.
8. Mahi Gill
Mahi Gill got fame by playing Paro in Anurag Kashyap’s Dev D. However, she was typecasted to play alcoholics and edgy women in Bollywood.
His notable works in Bollywood was the Sahib Biwi and Gangster series. The directors completely missed the talent of this actress.
9. Vivek Oberoi
Vivek Oberoi was considered as the future star of the Bollywood. All the directors wanted to cast him in his movies. His screen presence and looks were talked of in the town until he involved in a fight with Salman Khan.
He stopped getting film offers from Bollywood and despite being a capable actor, Vivek Oberoi never got the spotlight of the popular actor.
10. Randeep Hooda
Mira Nair discovered Randeep Hooda’s acing potential and cast him in her movie Monsoon Wedding. He also played character roles in many movies.
He appeared in many movies but never got recognition as a good actor until he did movies like Highway and Sarabjit. However, Randeep Hooda didn’t get his fair share of stardom that the actor deserves.
11. Arshad Warsi
Arshad Warsi made his Bollywood debut with the movie ‘Tere Mere Sapne’ alongside Chandrachur Singh. He didn’t get many offers from Bollywood as a lead actor.
The actor has proved himself whenever he got the opportunities. His notable works include the Munnabhai series, Ishqia series, Seher, Jolly LLB, and many more.
12. Kunal Khemu
Kunal Khemu started his Bollywood career as a child artist. He featured in films like Zakhm, Raja Hindustani, and many more. As a lead, he started his career with Mohit Suri’s Kalyug.
He also featured in movies like Traffic Signal, 99, and Go Goa Gone. The actor is talented and he is proving it by doing character roles in recently released films like Kalank and Malang.